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Poetry

On the screen, an old man is dying in his bed. / The adults are talking / loudly, two feet away from each other. / From their voices, I can tell their hatred / for that old man, a thin blanket to his chin.

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.

Poetry

Older now, the sparrow God / gave my grandmother in place /of succulence.

Reportage

Philippine Dance Group Kinding Sindaw Is NYC’s Cultural Warfront Against Indigenous Erasure

Marginalia

Featuring Sujatha Gidla, Neel Mukherjee, and Gaiutra Bahadur

Fiction

Can you say Mommy’s name, sweetie? Can you do that for Mommy?

Marginalia

Featuring Patty Yumi Cottrell, Anelise Chen, Eugene Lim, & Lisa Chen

Poetry

the heft and cleave required / of living / with a nation on your skin / under the broken yellow toenail / of the forgotten

Interviews

The author of Conjugating Hindi on leaving New York, Afro-Asian solidarities, and learning Hindi

Poetry

If I have a son / with his mother’s eyes / then will there still be room / for me under his tongue?

Marginalia

Featuring activists and political organizers Diane C. Fujino, Fred Ho, Baba Herman Ferguson, Esperanza Martell, and Laura Whitehorn.

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha in conversation with Cyrée Jarelle Johnson

Video

The author of Starling Days on the hunger relief organization Feeding America and “100 Things About Writing a Novel”

Interviews

The author of Ghost Of on the importance of constraint, the page as a field, and facilitating findings among her students

Poetry

Perhaps for you a minefield’s / just a field, for you a mother tongue / is not some rune that breaks your mouth / and heart.

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.

Interviews

The author of The Tenth Muse talks about writing about women intellectuals, Korean myths, and writing against Western narrative conventions.

Video

2020 Whiting Award-winning poet Aria Aber on kindness and the poem “Beauty” by Solmaz Sharif

Marginalia

lê thị diễm thúy, Q.M. Zhang, and Hua Hsu

Marginalia

This week in digital programming at AAWW: we check in with Celeste Ng at home, a new podcast series on the world of publishing, and a poetry reading with MIZNA.

Poetry

On the screen, an old man is dying in his bed. / The adults are talking / loudly, two feet away from each other. / From their voices, I can tell their hatred / for that old man, a thin blanket to his chin.

Marginalia

Featuring activists and political organizers Diane C. Fujino, Fred Ho, Baba Herman Ferguson, Esperanza Martell, and Laura Whitehorn.

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.

Leah Lakshmi Piepzna-Samarasinha in conversation with Cyrée Jarelle Johnson

Poetry

Older now, the sparrow God / gave my grandmother in place /of succulence.

Video

The author of Starling Days on the hunger relief organization Feeding America and “100 Things About Writing a Novel”

Reportage

Philippine Dance Group Kinding Sindaw Is NYC’s Cultural Warfront Against Indigenous Erasure

Interviews

The author of Ghost Of on the importance of constraint, the page as a field, and facilitating findings among her students

Marginalia

Featuring Sujatha Gidla, Neel Mukherjee, and Gaiutra Bahadur

Poetry

Perhaps for you a minefield’s / just a field, for you a mother tongue / is not some rune that breaks your mouth / and heart.

Fiction

Can you say Mommy’s name, sweetie? Can you do that for Mommy?

Marginalia

A regular round-up of our digital programming to keep you company at home.

Marginalia

Featuring Patty Yumi Cottrell, Anelise Chen, Eugene Lim, & Lisa Chen

Interviews

The author of The Tenth Muse talks about writing about women intellectuals, Korean myths, and writing against Western narrative conventions.

Poetry

the heft and cleave required / of living / with a nation on your skin / under the broken yellow toenail / of the forgotten

Video

2020 Whiting Award-winning poet Aria Aber on kindness and the poem “Beauty” by Solmaz Sharif

Interviews

The author of Conjugating Hindi on leaving New York, Afro-Asian solidarities, and learning Hindi

Marginalia

lê thị diễm thúy, Q.M. Zhang, and Hua Hsu

Poetry

If I have a son / with his mother’s eyes / then will there still be room / for me under his tongue?

Marginalia

This week in digital programming at AAWW: we check in with Celeste Ng at home, a new podcast series on the world of publishing, and a poetry reading with MIZNA.